Charles A Brown Elementary School

4811 Court J
Birmingham, AL 35208
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Charles A Brown Elementary School serves 296 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Charles A Brown Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 296 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Charles A Brown Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Charles A Brown Elementary School's student population of 296 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
296 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Charles A Brown Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Charles A Brown Elementary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1161 out of 1276 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
24%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
4%
10%
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Black
96%
32%
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White
n/a
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Charles A Brown Elementary School's ranking?
Charles A Brown Elementary School is ranked #1161 out of 1,276 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Charles A Brown Elementary School often compared to?
Charles A Brown Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Chalkville Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).
How many students attend Charles A Brown Elementary School?
296 students attend Charles A Brown Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Charles A Brown Elementary School students are Black, and 4% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Charles A Brown Elementary School?
Charles A Brown Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Charles A Brown Elementary School offer ?
Charles A Brown Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Charles A Brown Elementary School part of?
Charles A Brown Elementary School is part of Birmingham City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 296 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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